“Our industry does not respect tradition — it only respects innovation.”
Technology Innovation at Fresno State
ay2017–18 Current and Future State
Max Tsai, the Innovation Architect (IA), champions innovative changes and technology-enabled solutions. The key responsibility is to assess the future state of technology innovation at Fresno State and align current innovation efforts to move toward that future state.
Next: Open Source IoT Hub/Smart Home Automation An Open Source IoT Hub (Smart Home Automation System) is the device that ties your Smart (IoT) devices together with a Single Universal interface.
Artificial Intelligence/Cognitive Computing and Machine Learning
Quick Win/Current: A.I. Chatbot Transform knowledge management in the enterprise thru Chatbots, cognitive search, natural language processing (NLP), and semantic technologies to accelerate the ability of humans to find what they need to do their jobs.
Quick Win/Current: AWS Educate Provide students and educators with the (Free) resources needed to accelerate cloud-related learning endeavors.
Next: Virtual Labs (Application Streaming, Pen Test), Researching Computing, Big Data and Analytics (Learning Analytics), and Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure.
Virtual / Augmented / Merged (Mixed) Reality
Quick Win/Current: WebVR and exploring MR (Microsoft Hololen)
Student Mobile Intranet
The Mobile Student Intranet is designed to deliver mobile-first engagement across the Student Life Cycle. With our Student Experience-Based Dynamic Content Strategy, students stay informed whenever and wherever via the devices of their choice, including wearables.